Use this website as a tool to explore the history of proposed offshore drilling in Mississippi. Included here are resources from 2005, when drilling was first proposed and defeated, as well as current resources regarding the state's 2011-present attempt to bring drilling to the Mississippi Coast.
Fort Massachusetts, Ship Island, Mississippi
Rigs off the shore of Dauphin Island, Alabama
Rigs off the shore of Dauphin Island, Alabama at night.